EWE: Ergonomics


  • Application of scientific information concerning humans to the design of objects, systems and environment for human use
  • Incorporates elements from many subjects including anatomy, physiology, psychology and design

User Research and Design:

  • User Surveys
  • Job and task analyses
  • Human factors profiling of user populations
  • Function allocation and other analyses

User Interface Design and Analysis:

  • Design of input devices
  • Design of screen layout and control elements
  • Prototyping
  • Design Reviews
    • Assure compliance of the interface with existing design guidelines, standards, and practices
  • Usability Testing
  • Safety Reviews and Inspections
  • Human Factors Research